Facebook to invest $1 billion in first Asian data center in Singapore

Singapore, September 6, 2018 - Facebook said on Thursday it will invest more than $1 billion to build its first data center in Asia...

KFC tells customers to hold off on the ‘Finger Lickin’ for now

New York, Aug 25, 2020 - Kentucky Fried Chicken is temporarily suspending its long-time advertisement slogan “it’s finger lickin’ good”, calling it inappropriate in...

BB&T to buy SunTrust in biggest U.S. bank deal in a decade

Charlotte, February 7, 2019 -- U.S. regional lender BB&T Corp will buy rival SunTrust Banks Inc for about $28 billion in stock, unveiling the...

U.S. service sector rebounds strongly in June

Washington DC, July 6, 2020 - U.S. services industry activity rebounded sharply in June, almost returning to its pre-COVID-19 pandemic levels, but a resurgence...

One-third of US tech ‘innovators’ are immigrants, study finds

Washington DC, Feb 25, 2016 — More than one-third of America’s technology “innovators” are foreign born, according to a study released yesterday that debunks...

U.S. outlines ‘Phase 1’ trade deal with China, suspends October tariff hike

Washington DC, October 13, 2019 - President Donald Trump on Friday outlined the first phase of a deal to end a trade war with...

U.S. consumer confidence plunges in September

New York, Sept 24, 2019 -- U.S. consumer confidence fell by the most in nine months in September, far more than expected, as Americans’...

China raises $6 billion in its biggest ever international bond sale

Beijing-Hong Kong-London, November 26, 2019 - China raised $6 billion in its biggest ever international sovereign bond sale on Tuesday, as it pounced on...

White House looks to bolster small business lending program

Washington DC, April 8, 2020 - The White House hopes Congress will nearly double the size of its program to support ailing small businesses...

Cobb County Government and SelectCobb Partner to provide small business relief grants to small...

May 28, 2020 - Cobb County Government is partnering with SelectCobb to offer the county’s small businesses a funding opportunity to help mitigate financial...